Ernest Pullen won a lottery prize of $2 million dollars on “Mega MONOPOLY” lottery ticket. Just a few months earlier, in June, he won $1 million on a “100 Million Dollar Blockbuster” ticket.

This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.